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Are women really risk-averse?

Most women have a high level of financial literacy, but lack confidence in financial planning

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 29, 2017 November 29, 2017
  • 15:50

Women are very concerned about maintaining support for their families. They also are more likely than men to be single later in life and to have suffered loss of income and capital as a result of divorce or their partner's death

  • By: Leah Golob
  • November 14, 2017 November 14, 2017
  • 00:50
Female clients need special treatment: report

Women will soon control almost half of Canadian assets, and require tailored advice

  • By: Leah Golob
  • September 22, 2017 August 14, 2018
  • 10:35

A new advisory board will promote the financial confidence of women

Manulife partners with ExamOne for new Vitality program

As HNW women become more involved in finances, they trail men in preparing to pass assets on to the next generation

Survey suggests more women than men are confused by financial jargon, and women tend to avoid investment risk

But financial advisors could play a critical role in helping women who make investment decisions for their households become more confident

The wealthy can help empower women: UBS report

Investors can position their equities “toward companies that have a greater proportion of senior female managers,” the report recommends

IFIC introduces advisor centre portal

As women tend to prefer a “greater focus on their aspirations,” the firm will refocus client discussions on business, investments, family and legacy

Canada had 268,500 tax filers in the top 1% in 2014, earning at least $225,100